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Looking for a new way to spice up your weekend without delving too far into your wallet? Well, why not fill a few hours of your week with some volunteering? We’ve handpicked some of the best ways to get stuck in around London. Not only will volunteering help the community, but we promise you’ll get that warm fuzzy feeling when you do it!

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GoodGym: Do good, get fit
Multiple venues

GoodGym offers an opportunity to get fit while helping out in your area. During 90-minute sessions, volunteers run …

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If you’re yet to make the trip, it’s high time you ventured down to Walworth Road to try a refreshing new place, Louie Louie. This gorgeous Elephant & Castle spot, which was funded by Kickstarter, is a relaxing café by day which transforms into a buzzing bar and restaurant by night! If you ask us, this is a charming place to go whatever your mood…

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Louie Louie café bar restaurant
347 Walworth Road
London SE17 2AL

This café and restaurant has an amazing backstory as it materialised …

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Check out cafe Oto!

We’ve ventured out a little and in today’s post we want to introduce you to one of our new favourite hangouts, Café Oto. Tucked away down a side street in bustling Dalston, this café slash music lounge is a super chilled place for when you fancy something a little different.  Read on to find out all Café Oto has to offer…

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Café Oto
18-22 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 3DL
Nearest Overground: Dalston Kingsland or Dalston Junction
Bus stops nearby: 30, 38, N38, 67, 76, 149, N149, 56, 277 & …

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Time’s a ticking and if you haven’t already, you need to start thinking about New Year’s Eve! As quickly as ever, the famous London fireworks have sold out and without a ticket you won’t get in. However, that doesn’t mean you’ve missed your chance for a spectacular celebration! We’ve hand-picked a variety of events and happenings for you to celebrate the turning of yet another year.

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A Vintage New Year’s Eve Party
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX

If you fancy seeing in 2017 while harking back to times …

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Don’t let December pass you by without wrapping up warm and heading out to sample some of the amazing winter pop-ups that take over London during the Christmas season! From cosy rooftop bars to traditional seasonal stalls, there’s a whole range of pop-ups to really make your Christmas a cracker. Here’s our pick of the top five to visit this winter in London. 

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Rekorderlig Cider Lodge
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX
2 December 2016 – 22 January 2017

As part of the Southbank Centre’s Winter Festival, the …

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